At the coffee shop, Stephen, a 26 year old software engineer and his older mentor, Ben, transition from small talk to bigger things. For Ben, there’s a point he needs to make. Reluctant though he is, he can’t wait any longer. Stephen (single 20-something man) Ben (An older mentor) Ben: Well, so what’s new? Still […]

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Learning to Fly

“Some say life will beat you down, take your heart, steal your crown” I just got a note from my younger self. It’s 4:30 am. 1 year old molars (and apparently the horrible pain they cause) woke me up. My busy brain took it from there and here I am. Like most people, my “wake […]

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